It is with great sadness that Salus announces the recent passing of Pennsylvania College of Optometry (PCO) alumnus Dr. Morey Powell. He passed away on June 13, 2019, at the age of 104.
Earlier this year, the American Optometric Association (AOA) National Optometry Hall of Fame Selection Committee announced four optometrists who will be inducted into the National Optometry Hall of Fame today at a ceremony during Optometry’s Meeting in St. Louis, Mo. University president, Michael H. Mittelman, OD, MPH, MBA, FAAO, FACHE will be among the four. He will accept his award next year at Optometry’s Meeting 2020 in Washington, D.C.
The University’s Pennsylvania College of Optometry (PCO) congratulates Jack Forrest, OD ’19, and Susan K. Barnes, OD ’19, as the top graduates for the Class of 2019.
Faculty and students from the University’s Physician Assistant (PA) Studies program attended the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA) conference in Denver, Colo., from May 18 to May 22.
Louis J. Catania, OD, FAAO, DSc will deliver Salus University’s 2019 Spring Commencement address on Thursday, May 23, at 2 p.m., at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, 300 S. Broad St., Philadelphia.